Sarah L. Wachala
Direct Dial: (812) 917-2824
Mailing Address: 333 Ohio Street, Terre Haute, IN 47807
• Medical Malpractice Defense
-U.S. District Courts for the Northern and Southern Districts of Indiana, 2016
• Indiana University Maurer School of Law—Bloomington, Indiana, J.D.
Associations and Memberships
• Indiana State Bar Association—Probate, Trust & Real Property Section
Sarah Wachala joined the firm in August 2016 after graduating from Indiana University Maurer School of Law in Bloomington, Indiana. She previously worked at the firm as a law clerk. Her practice focuses on medical malpractice defense, estate planning and probate law, education law, business matters, and general litigation.
As a President’s Scholar at Indiana State University, Sarah earned her bachelor’s degree in Special Education and Elementary Education. She graduated summa cum laude and was a Hines Medalist. While at Indiana State University, she participated in numerous organizations on campus. She also completed various teaching placements throughout the Terre Haute area.
During law school, Sarah served as Assistant Editor on the Indiana Law Journal, interned at a prosecutor’s office, and clerked for an Indiana circuit court judge. She also interned at a legal aid society, focusing on family law, life planning documents, and various compliance issues. Sarah was also involved in a law school clinic assisting survivors of domestic violence in obtaining civil protective orders.
In her free time, Sarah enjoys trapshooting, reading historical fiction, and learning American Sign Language.